oil spill

Oct 3, 2013

Nine reasons to stop Line 9

Jesse McLaren
Toronto is entering a two-week calendar of environmental justice events, culminating in the October 19 rally against Line 9.
Jul 5, 2013

Canadians need answers on Cold Lake oil spill

Emma Pullman
DeSmog.ca reported a release of bitumen emulsion, a mixture of heavy tar sands crude and water from in-ground oil production. Yet industry and government aren't answering any questions. Why?
Apr 19, 2012
Pipeline inspection gauges on White Island, California. Photo: EnergyTomorrow/Flickr

Canada's broken pipeline safety system

Joyce Nelson
Awash in inadequate regulation and captive regulators, how ironic and hypocritical that Harper and Joe Oliver are railing about a "hijacking of our regulatory system."
Mar 23, 2012

Compensation for Gulf oil spill

Earlier this month BP announced that a settlement had been proposed between the company and those affected by the oil spill. Antonia Juhasz says that BP jumped the gun to mollify investors.
Mar 7, 2012

A toxic pipeline spill and communications chill in B.C.

Ben Parfitt
Here's the little that we know about a pipeline break that occurred more than half a year ago and that British Columbia's Oil and Gas Commission feels the public is best kept in the dark about.


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